At St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, volunteers are an
important part of the special care given to our young patients and their
families. St. Christopher's draws volunteers from all areas of life;
many are professionals, retirees, married couples or students. Some give
a few hours a week of their valuable time and others volunteer several
days a week. Volunteers may select the work setting they desire: some
may work directly with patients, while others may volunteer in a service
department that supports patient care.
You may choose to volunteer directly with children or behind the scenes in the following areas and programs:
This is a partial listing; additional opportunities will be discussed during the interview process.
Volunteer positions are available for weekdays, evening and weekends. To work as a volunteer at St. Christopher's, you must:
For additional requirements please refer to the information sheets below:
Traditional Volunteer Application Packet
Shadowing Application Packet
Please send completed volunteer application forms to:
Email: STCVolunteer@towerhealth.org (Please put your name and "Volunteer Application" in the subject line.)
Mail: Volunteer DepartmentSt. Christopher's Hospital for Children
160 East Erie Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19134-1095
Please call us at (215) 427-5398.
volunteers include individuals seeking an opportunity to complete a
practicum, internship, observership or research. Non-traditional
volunteer applicants are processed through the Human Resources
Department. You can contact Human Resources at (215) 427-4671 for
additional information on the onboarding process.
Learn more about our Volunteer Progam by watching the following video: